Wireless Industry News

As the “Internet of Things” continues to develop, with industrial applications leading the way, new chipsets are set to allow IoT devices to connect to the Verizon LTE network.

The chipsets developed to support IoT connections to the Verizon Wireless LTE network were developed by partners Sequans and Altair. Access to the Verizon Wireless LTE network is seen as a key to scaling IoT services.

To give an example of what Verizon Wireless LTE can bring to the industrial IoT market, the carrier said it’s working with drone company PrecisionHawk on a trial “to develop a mapping and analytics solution for the agriculture industry,” Lewis said. Read More